Category Archives: Fabric crafting

Challenge Accepted…..

Being a DIYer has its challenges, truly it does.  I remember when Steven and I did the craft show circuit.  There were always those people who would stop by and admire, then as they walked away you would hear, “I’ll … Continue reading

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Feeling the season…..

Oh, I don’t know how long ago, I showed you how to make quilted round ornaments.  They are a fun and relaxing way to spend free time.  Oh, especially when college football, pro football, or a baseball game are constantly at the … Continue reading

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As Promised…..

With the help of my daughter, Colleen and granddaughter, Keegan we pulled off a upscale Mad Hatter’s Tea Bridal Shower!  My daughter Maureen (not pictured) was my rock and help mate during the weeks leading up to the day.  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Pillowicious…..

Ideas strike at the weirdest times, I tell ya.   Very inconvenient when you are in the middle of traffic, or showering, or at the movie theatre.  The notepad in my purse is completely unhelpful in those situations.  Just once … Continue reading

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Cutting it Close…..

Well, some things were not accomplished this season and some things were.  Sadly, the baking marathon that I usually undertake a week or so before Christmas, had to be eliminated from my itinerary.  Decking the Halls, check.  My kids gave … Continue reading

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2015 is off and running…..

This is gonna be a great year!  I can feel it.  Starting off healthy and gaining strength daily!  I can tell you, I was so relieved to see the hectic holiday rush behind me.  Being one of the retail working … Continue reading

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Rehab 101b – An Explosion of Yo-yo’s…..

Alrighty then, with Halloween under my belt, I don’t feel so awful about doing a Christmas project!  Heck, Christmas music is now being played at work and the grocery stores have the Christmas candy isle all set up.  So, now … Continue reading

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Rehab 101b – Don’t Groan…..

Let me first remind you that I started this project last summer.  It was one of those projects that got left behind because I wasn’t thrilled with the outcome.  I had needed time to rethink where I wanted to go … Continue reading

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Flower Power!

Since I had given away the two yard flowers I had created, it was time to make one that I kept.  Steven and I both agreed that we needed to see how it would fare outside in all kinds of … Continue reading

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The wheels are rolling……

I have been waiting for a kiln to fire and cool enough to move forward on my mosaic bench.  While I wait, I thought I would show you how the wheels of my creative juices got to really turning after … Continue reading

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